Skogvoll (including Skarvklakken)

Country/territory: Norway

IBA criteria met: A1, B1i, B2 (2000)
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Area: 2,800 ha

Norsk Ornitologisk Forening

Site description (baseline)
An area of shallow sea with a number of small islands/skerries, including Skarvklakken, and extensive tidal mudflats. Sheep graze in the area.

Key biodiversity
There are breeding seabirds, including Sula bassana and Phalacrocorax carbo, and shorebirds. Ducks and Anser anser moult in the area.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Skogvoll (including Skarvklakken). Downloaded from on 10/06/2023.